News and Notes
The Health Scholars are juniors who will receive financial support for internships and senior thesis research that relate to domestic and international health care and health policy.
The article "Can money buy happiness?" discusses studies exploring the link between wellbeing and income.
Howard is cited for her health policy leadership, her teaching at Princeton University and her service as a Princeton councilwoman.
Deaton discusses rising mortality rates among white middle-aged Americans with CNN's Fareed Zakaria.
Dan Meuse provides a summary, and key takeaways for states, on new joint federal guidance from HHS and Treasury on ACA Section 1332 State Innovation Waivers.
In a Q&A, Heather Howard explores the "epidemic" of gun violence in the U.S. as it relates to public health.
Princeton University professor Angus Deaton received his medal for the 2015 Nobel Prize in economic sciences on Dec. 10 in Stockholm.
CHW co-director Janet Currie has been selected to receive the 2015 Carolyn Shaw Bell Award by the American Economic Association's Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession.
Global Health Program student Richard Lu '16 has been awarded a Rhodes Scholarship for graduate study at the University of Oxford.
The November 2015 Princeton-Fung Global Forum convened researchers, scholars, policymakers and health officials to examine West Africa's Ebola outbreak as a case study of a modern plague.